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>>> good morning. it's friday. here's what's coming up on "early today." president obama is in mexico talking immigration, illegal drugs and syria. >>> the first woman ever on america's most wanted list of terrorists. the reward has doubled to $2 million. >>> so much for spring. paof minnesota, wisconsin, wyoming are digging their way out of 15 inches of snow. >>> the boston marathon bombers originally targeted infuriate of july. >>> the freedom tower reaches its peak at 1776 feet. >>> be careful when approaching the pay tolls, a warning to drivers. "early today" starts right now. >> announcer: this is "early today" for friday, may 3rd. >>> good morning, everyone. i'm dara brown. hundreds of residents are being ordered out of their homes in southern california. as a raging wildfire continues to burn more than 8,000 acres. this morning red-flag conditions continue as workers are working overtime to contain a series of blazes on multiple fronts. >> reporter: fire officials are calling the hot dry conditions the perfect storm for wildfires burning in southern california. dan
.ve explode and this bomb was given to be tested. >> reporter: president obama has talked about red lines. >> yes. >> reporter: president obama has talked about red line. >> yes. >> reporter: do you think that bashar al-assad has crossed the many times he crossed the red >> not just one time. many, many times he crossed the >> reporter: what do you hope the united states does? have no-fly zone for the whole country. >> reporter: he said the united. >> reporter: adris said united states should establish a no-fly zone to strengthen what he calls the he calls the moderate opposition. or not a chemical in 75% of our health regulators will determine whether household cleaners should be allowed to contain the the germ killer triclosan and the fda to investigate this after recent studies on animals infertility, early puberty and >>> now to wall street, courtney we have the april jobs report out today. focused on the april jobs the third and most significant employment report of the week. better than expected jobless that's a near all-time low according to freddie mac. mortgage rates. the cost of
orientation doesn't define him as a man. it's just a part of that. >> jackson said she talked to collins a couple of times today and feels good about the outpouring of support, including a phone call of president obama. >> you might remember collins. he was a big deal. he and his brother were on the cover of "sports illustrated" for their basketball skills. i'll always remember he was bright and very kind. >> yeah, it's a lot of fun. it's a lot of fun, learning a lot of new things and enjoying new jersey. >> this was his last appearance with us on nbc bay area. this was in 2001, a few months after he left stanford. he was a first round draft pick for the new jersey jets. he left to become part of the finals. it will be interesting to see what team he signs for next. >> social media, especially the twitter verse exploded after jason collins' announcement broke this morning. celebrities and fellow athletes and politicians tweeted their support. among them, nancy pelosi, fellow stanford grad and pro at least kerry walshç jennings and spik lee used the announcement to start a new conversat
was changed in the country by 9/11 but nobody changed like these two guys changed. the reason we talked about. they were on the line. i think cheney was, you know, when bush leaves down, goes away, stays silent five years, cheney moves across the river and basically is in obama's face almost from day one. >> that was a break with tradition. >> that defines the men. >> the big problem bush had with cheney is a lot of the advice, particularly in the second term was not very good. cheney wanted to take out 0 the syrian reactor. i talked to people who were there when cheney was just, we've got to do it and bush was quite reluctant and cheney won't give up. and at the meeting bush rolls his eyes when cheney is just overadvocating. i think that was a break and i think people -- chris: what time was that? >> let's see, was it '07? i'm sorry -- >> you have a way, bob. that's great reporting. >> but no, that's -- when you roll your eyes -- chris: oh, yeah. >> at your vice president in front of the others, that's kind of the partnership is over. chris: when you leave town, you better have a rear guard
to come back to the issue of president bush's legacy but the security threats facing president obama as well. i was in dallas covering the dedication of the bush presidential library and i had a chance to catch up with former bri british prime minister tony blair to talk about his thoughts on the middle east, the bush legacy, and some of the big foreign policy tests now facing president obama. you are in this pivot point politically of being so closely associated with president clinton politically, the new labor party, at a time he was refashioning the democratic party. and yet your legacy will forever also be intwined with president bush and his response to the war on terror. it's a very interesting place in political history. >> there was a british prime minister when he was once asked what is the toughest thing about being prime minister he said events, dear boy, events. what happens is something comes of a game-changing nature or world-changing anywnature like and everything changes. i was very closely associated with president clinton and still have a good and strong relationshi
understand second term, you need a burst of new energy. try some new things. and then my team and i talked about it, we were willing to try anything, so we borrowed one of michelle's tricks. >> that is horrifying. >> check this out. mr. obama also told the press he had plans to put a sign next to the new bush library. one that says "his fault." all right. thanks for watching nbc bay area news at 5:00. "nbc nightly news" is next and more local news at 6:00. >> including why the sequester could mean possible terrorism targets will be at risk including the golden gate bridge. we'll have that at 6:00. good night. >>> on this sunday night -- turning up the heat. as the brutal war in syria rages on, mounting pressure on the president to take stronger action against the syrian regime. >>> the investigation. new questions about the boston bombing suspect's overseas training and whether they acted alone. >>> out of nowhere. a fast-moving storm leads to flash flooding and fntic calls for help by those trapped in high waters. >>> music to their ears. how itunes has changed the way we consume and expe
, the ripple effect, you're talking countless people. countless. >>> that's all for now. i'm lester holt. >>> this sunday, is syria a game changer for president obama? the security threats mount on his watch. >>> a new chapter in syria's brutal civil war. the administration says the assad regime appears to have used chemical weapons. >> used potential weapons of mass destruction on civilian populations crosses another line with respect to international norms of international law, and that is going to be a game changer. >> if confirmed, what is the president prepared to do? are there any good options? how should the lessons of iraq weigh on the obama team's thinking? with us this morning ranking member of the senate armed services committee, arizona republican john mccain. >>> then the terror debate after boston. should more have been done to track the suspects when red flags were raised? a debate between republican congressman peter king of the intelligence and homeland security committee, and democratic congressman of minnesota, keith ellison. >>> also this morning, perspective on the t
. in it, he talks about daniel day lewis playing president obama in a movie. >> picking an actor to play obama, that was a challenge. who is a bomb ma? we don't know. i needed somebody who could dive in and become barak barak. as it turns out, the answer was in front of me all day lodge. daniel day lewis. >> was it hard playing obama? the medics were challenging, you wouldn't believe how long it takes to put these ears on in the morning. >> "30 rock another requests tracy morgan was tweeting he was asked to play joe biden. >>> internet gangster fried to dress up like this twitter bird and follow people to the potent of annoying. in some case, he was told to get the hashtag out of here. it racked up 6.7 million hits over the weekend. that would be alittle annoying. >>> a little girl at a drive 95 this zoo, turned into a debut with a camel. oh, oh. . >> you don't have any more, buddy. i don't have any more. [ laughter ] >> all right. guys. >> oh, he's coming with us. >> well, the girl's mom says the little girl is doing just fine. as for the camel, he may be a little less on boundaries the
in san jose. we will talk about our red flag fire warning coming up and where winds could top 50 miles per hour coming up. >>> president obama called for universal preschool being a top priority. just over 18% of 4 year olds are enrolled in preschool. the report found that most states serve less than a quarter of all 4 year olds in state funded preschools and ten states don't offer it at all. the obama administration has proposed -- >>> a new study finds that mri brain scans may be the best way to determine how well children might respond to intensive math tutoring. researchers say scans show children with a larger and more active hippocampus respond best to the tutoring. some say the study is useful for understanding how brain structure influences learning but caution using the results to predict math performance. >>> on our way out to the festival this weekend. >> temperatures continuing. >> dragging on. even if it did drag on the sunset in san francisco is beautiful. we will talk more about the sunny beach days coming up in the seven day forecast plus increased fire danger. look at
, to break bread together and poke a bit of fun at one another. president obama embraced his role as comedian in chief. our white house peter alexander made it there for all the laughs. >> i feel like it s just a couple of hours ago. you talk about the politicians, the journalists, plenty of celebrities too. a couple of sightings i had. bradley cooper, katie perry there. they call this as the nerd prom, but it's highlighted each year by these dualing comedic appearances this year between the president and late night host conan o'brien, where really nothing is off limits. not the politicians, the pundits, or even the president himself. ♪ ♪ don't stop the party >> it's like when two different zoos get together. you know, the hollywood zoo and the d.c. zoo. >> president obama, that's my man. ♪ >> thank you. how do you like my new entrance music? rush limbaugh warned you about this. second term, baby. >> tonight i'm excited to announce that turner broadcasting is going to make a television miniseries about the big power players here in washington. vice psident joe biden is goinlayeg to by b
understand second term you need a burst of new energy, try some new things. and my team and i talked about it. we were willing to try anything. so we borrowed one of michelle's tricks. >> that is so horrifying. >> he looks like a totally different person. check this out. mr. obama also told the press he had plans to put a sign next to the new bush library, one that says, as you can see, his t.>>f >> he was good. >> the bangs. >> it's a good look. >> pretty good photo shop there. >> okay. so one more warning. we have some hot weather. >> thrice at least six days worth. 80s and 90s inland. and by this time next weekend, we'll see cooling. but, you know, the weather may . it's just the wind. i think we can appreciate some warmer weather. but the winds pretty gusty tuesday into wednesday that will be the item to watch in the hills around the bay area this week. >> all right, thanks for watching nbc bay area news. the chris matthews show coming up next. >> good night. >> this is "the chris matthews show." >> ask not what your country can do for you -- >> tear down this wall. >> i can tell you the
in just a moment. >> then there's a lot of talk, many questions this morning about whether the united states could soon find itself part of another conflict in the middle east. this morning, the pressure president obama faces to act after u.s. intelligence reports syria likely used chemical weapons against its own people. >>> then we're going to tell you about a murder mystery involving an up and coming political fund-raiser. she was stabbed to death at her home. investigators say someone very close to her and her husband is to blame. >>> and on a much lighter note, it is prom season. in full swing at this point. you won't believe, though, what some teens and their parents are spending on the big night. i have sticker shock just from reading that script. i hope you're sitting down when we tell you the final tally a little bit later. >> remember what you spent? >> you know, i don't remember, probably around $100 on a dress. >> now it's upwards of $1,000, right? >> total, yes. >> plus a preview of tonight's white house correspondents dinner. >> kind of like a prom. >> we're spending a l
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